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The Chicago Cubs fell 7-2 to the Philadelphia Phillies in their home opener while three prospects ranked in the top 100 are injured.
Around the league, the Boston Red Sox received their World Series rings, the Cleveland Indians signed All-Star 2B Jason Kipnis to six-year extension, and Mashairo Tanaka made his major league debut across the boarder against the Toronto Blue Jays.
Chicago Tribune: Cubs’ prospects sidelined with injuries
Daily Herald: Suburban fans find Opening Day at Wrigley plenty cool
ESPN Chicago: Cubs’ next steps? Don’t ask Ricketts
CSN Chicago: The ramifications of the Cubs possibly selling minority shares
NBC Sports: Red Sox get their World Series rings in a special pregame ceremony
FOX Sports: Indians sign All-Star 2B Jason Kipnis to six-year extension
CBS Sports: Tanaka wins debut as Yankees beat Blue Jays